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The Falcoholic Apr 15, 2016

Thomas Dimitroff's Draft Success by Round: Matt Bosher saves the sixth

The Falcons have steered away from making sixth round picks in recent years, and this may help you understand why. The other day I opined that the fourth round was the worst one in the draft for Thomas Dimitroff, which many of you quibbled with. After diving into the sixth round, I can unequivocally say I was wrong and you were right. This is so, so much worse. 2008: RB Thomas Brown Dimitroff caught fire early on in the 2008 draft, grabbing Matt Ryan, Sam Baker (err), Curtis Lofton, Thomas DeCoud, and Harry Douglas in the first three rounds, and getting great value with Kroy Biermann...
The Falcoholic Apr 13, 2016

Thomas Dimitroff's Draft Success by Round: The fascinating fifth round

It's a mixed bag in the fifth round, but the hits have been pretty good. 2008: LB Robert James & LB/DE Kroy Biermann Robert James was an infuriating player who hung around for three seasons, getting in just 18 games over that span while facing suspensions and plenty of questions about what, exactly, he was doing on the team. There was some promise here, but he wound up being a waste of a fifth round pick. Biermann, meanwhile, goes down as one of the most successful fifth round picks in team history. If he's not coming back—and I suspect he is not—he finishes his eight year career...

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